Celtic forward Kyogo Furuhashi
30th October 2022 ; Almondvale Stadium, Livingston, West Lothian, Scotland: Scottish Premier League football, Livingstone versus Celtic: Kyogo Furuhashi of Celtic celebrates after he makes it 1-0 in the 9th minute

FIFA has used their official social media account to promote Celtic striker Kyogo Furuhashi on Monday morning.

The account which boasts 12.4m followers claimed Kyogo is on his way to becoming one of Japan’s best ever exports to European football and promoted the short documentary did on the Hoops star.

Kyogo has been on fire for Celtic this season. The Japanese frontman made a splash in his first season with Celtic but couldn’t reach his full potential due to a long term injury that effectively ended his season in December.

This season, Kyogo has been going about his business like a man possessed and has 20 goals to his name so far.

Soccer Football – Scottish Premiership – Rangers vs Celtic – Ibrox, Glasgow, Scotland, Britain – January 2, 2023 Celtic’s Kyogo Furuhashi after the match Action Images via Reuters/Lee Smith

The former Vissel Kobe man has truly taken to Scottish football like a duck to water. Ange had no concerns about signing Kyogo for Celtic, even with the culture shock of moving from Japan to Scotland.

There are plenty more goals to come from the Japanese star this term!




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